Choral Arts Society of Washington
The mission of Choral Arts is the pursuit of excellence in choral repertoire and performance, and the commitment to promote and share the art of choral music through education and public outreach. View more on their Member Feature Page.
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Living the Dream...Singing the Dream --Celebrating the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Presented by: The Choral Arts Society of Washington
The Civil Rights Movement comes to life through music!
Honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and commemorate his ideals of non-violence and racial equality through music. This concert features interactive performances of the traditional gospel music, spirituals, and folk songs that fueled the Civil Rights Movement.
Time: 11:00 AM
Length of Event: 1 hour
Location: George Washington University - Lisner Auditorium, 730 21st St NW, Washington, DC 20052
Content Area: Music/ Music Production
Learning Standards: National Core Arts Standards: Anchor Standard #11: Connecting MU: Cn11.0.3/4/5/6: Demonstrate understanding of relationship between music and the other arts, other disciplines, varied contexts, and daily life Anchor Standard #7: Responding MU:Re7.1.3/4/5/6: Demonstrate and describe how selected music connects to and is influenced by specific interests, experiences, or purposes. MU: Pr4.2.3/4/5/6c: Describe how context (such as personal and social) can inform a performance MU::Pr6.1.3b Demonstrate performance decorum and audience etiquette appropriate for the context and venue
Grades: 3rd - 6th
Ticket capacity: 1,000